'''Stephen Alan''' "'''Steve'''" '''Wynn''' (''né
'' '''Weinberg'''; born January 27, 1942) is an American businessman and art collector. He is well known for his involvement in the American luxury casino and hotel industry.
Early in his career he oversaw the construction and operation of several historically notable Las Vegas
and Atlantic City
hotels, including the Golden Nugget Las Vegas|Golden Nugget
, the Golden Nugget Atlantic City (1980-1987)|Golden Nugget Atlantic City
, The Mirage
, Treasure Island Hotel and Casino|Treasure Island
, the Bellagio (hotel and casino)|Bellagio
, and Beau Rivage (Mississippi)|Beau Rivage
, and he played a pivotal role in the resurgence and expansion of the Las Vegas Strip
in the 1990s. In 2000, Wynn sold his company Mirage Resorts
to MGM Grand Inc.
, resulting in the formation of MGM Mirage
. Wynn afterwards took his company...